POSTS BYSTORIES BY EVELYN H. ARMSTRONG

20 People Who Somehow Survived Being Lost At Sea Against All Odds

While the ocean is undoubtedly beautiful, it is also incredibly dangerous. It doesn’t matter if you’re a full-time fisherman with years of experience or a novice just starting out; between mechanical failures, unexpected weather, and even sea creatures, sometimes things just go very wrong.

Mom Is Baffled By Sons' Migraines Until She Sees Alarming Pictures From Their School

When you’re a parent, there is nothing more thrilling then sending your kids off to school for the first time. There is also nothing more terrifying! While you quickly get used to the routine and most of that fear melts away, there’s still a nagging fear of what could happen when your child is out of your line of sight.

Wrong-Headed Medical Myths That Never Seem To Go Away

Everyone knows that apples don’t really keep the doctor away. However, that doesn’t stop people from believing plenty of other old wives’ tales. What began as well-known myths have somehow been mistaken for medical facts. What’s more: these falsehoods are so pervasive that most of the population has no idea they aren’t remotely true!

UFO Hunters Say They've Found An Alien Ship In The Strangest Place And Have Evidence To Prove It

People who believe in life on other planets take the study of extraterrestrials very seriously. The governments of the world might claim that there is no proof aliens exist, but some conspiracy theorists insist they know better. That’s why they spend their free time seeking out the truth themselves—and on occasion, they’ll come across something that gives everyone pause.

Here Are 15 Of The Most Upsetting Child Ghost Stories That Have Ever Been Told

For as long as there have been campfires, people have gathered around to swap scary stories. Some of the most popular ones are, of course, ghost stories. There’s just something perfect about snuggling up with your friends and family and trying to scare the wits out of each other!

There Are Dimes In Circulation Worth Almost $2 Million And This Is How To Spot Them

Most of us don’t think much about the type of currency we use. Still, as our society has evolved, so has the way we pay for things. For instance, it seems like we hardly ever need to deal with loose coins. But sometimes that change rattling around our pockets is worth more than the metal they’re made with.

15 Disgusting Meals That People In The Middle Ages Actually Loved

A lot has changed since the Middle Ages, and that’s putting it mildly! Advances in healthcare, technology, and more have increased the lifespan of the average person by more than forty years since then. Suffice to say, things are a lot better now.

Divers Exploring Notorious Flooded Prison Uncover A Haunting Story In Its Halls

One of the great joys of traveling the globe isn’t just getting to visit its major landmarks; it’s checking out destinations that don’t always make the tour books. These types of adventures are the ones that transform a trip into an experience you’ll never forget, no matter how much time passes.

Turns Out There's A Secret Vault Under The Vatican That Might Be Concealing Explosive Information

The Vatican has been the home of the Roman Catholic Church for centuries. Its ancient roots and inherently secretive nature has long inspired the imaginations of passionate conspiracy theorists. But it’s what’s inside the Vatican’s top-secret vaults that catches most of their attention.

Woman Gets Duped Into Attending A Funeral Only To Realize The Service Is For Her

When a person you love regularly engages in an activity or habit that puts their life at risk, helping them get back on track can feel like a hopeless task. However, that doesn’t stop friends and family from trying. When it comes to someone you care about, it’s worth it.

Little Girl Finds A Secret Room In Her House That Leads Into An Even Wilder Surprise

When preparing to welcome a new arrival into the family, expecting parents will take all sorts of steps to ready themselves and their home. They’ll read all of the baby books, childproof the house, buy more diapers than they can count, and paint the nursery.

43 Bizarre Historical Artifacts That Still Can't Be Explained To This Day

The world is full of mysteries that will never, ever be solved. And that’s what makes the world so exciting; you never know what strange discoveries await you beyond every corner!

Freak Accident On The Highway Leads Two College Students Into A Remarkable Twist Of Fate

Your entire life can change in the blink of an eye. It’s something that everyone knows to be true, but it’s also something that very few people ever actually experience for themselves.

Mom Whose Daughter Never Fit In Learns The Startling Truth 39 Years Later

When a new baby arrives in a family, it’s normal to expect a little bit of a learning curve. Even experienced parents know that an infant brings a whole new set of particular needs and wants.

The Hidden Secrets Built Into Medieval Castles That Most People Never Knew Existed

When you look at a medieval castle, several different images probably pop into your head. It could be of a princess longingly gazing out of a window or perhaps a knight jousting atop his noble white steed.